Small Businesses Adding Jobs as Economy Strengthens: Time to Consider a Merchant Capital Advance?

Steve O'Connor2014 Trends, Capital Advance, Card Processing, Funding Options, Merchant Cash AdvanceLeave a Comment

U.S. job growth showed strong, positive signs as 2013 drew to a close, indicating that small business owners are more confident in economic recovery. Is your small business prepared financially for growth in 2014? Will you be able to add jobs along with the rest of the small business service sector?

Serve Up a Great Meal and a Strong Financial Plan

Steve O'ConnorBusiness Plans, Capital Advance, Cashflow, Funding Options, Restaurant, Small Business FinancingLeave a Comment

In September 2013, QSR wrote, “in the quick-service industry, the path to success is straightforward: offering good-tasting, quality food prepared quickly in a clean and courteous environment.” That seems clear enough; quick-service and fast-casual restaurants got into business with this objective at the top of their lists.

Government Shutdown Means Access to SBA Loans Limited

Steve O'ConnorCapital Advance, Funding Options, Merchant Cash Advance, Small Business FinancingLeave a Comment

When the Federal government shut down on October 1, 2013, “non-essential federal employees” were furloughed—meaning they could not go in to work. And while many Americans don’t necessarily feel that effect on a day-to-day basis, small business owners who were considering SBA loans will definitely see the impact.

Good Business Investments For A Merchant Cash Advance.

Steve O'ConnorBusiness Operations, Capital Advance, Cashflow, Funding Options, Merchant Cash AdvanceLeave a Comment

A merchant cash advance is an excellent alternative funding source to add to your current mix of loans, lines of credits, credit cards and personal financing. Businesses like them because of the simplicity in securing capital. Capital advance providers typically don’t ask for a business plan, and they usually do not require collateral. Your credit score does not have to … Read More